Recruitment Team Lead 

IMAGINE empowering ambitious entrepreneurs around the world in building a structurally better future for their communities; socially, ecologically, and economically. Picture yourself playing a key role within our organisation as an innovative recruitment team lead to contribute to the further professionalisation of our organisation with a focus on diversity and inclusion.  

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We are PUM 

All around the world, local communities are flourishing. Powered by the passion and expertise of entrepreneurs who dedicate themselves to making a real difference each day. At PUM our goal is to amplify and accelerate the positive impact they make. With over 1,200 volunteers, who are sharing their professional expertise in more than 30 countries worldwide, and about 45 colleagues who are working from the office in The Hague, PUM drives local positive impact on a global scale. We believe in the power of collaboration and in the magic that happens when diverse perspectives meet. Together we grow.

Who are you? 

  • You are an enthusiastic people person, with a bachelor’s degree in HR or other relevant education. 
  • You have at least 4 years of work experience within recruitment, preferably in an international context.  
  • You are a communicative and empathic team player with experience as team lead.  
  • You are eager to set goals and take initiative.  
  • You have knowledge (and love!) for working with SDGs or development cooperation.  
  • You have excellent communication skills and preferably experience in working with volunteers.  
  • You have excellent command of the Dutch and English language. 
  • You are comfortable with the use of digital tools, including Microsoft Office 365. 


Being a Recruitment Team Lead  

As a vital member of the PUM community, your role is both dynamic and rewarding. You play a key role in the organisation, the HR department and of course our volunteers.  What will a day in the office look like for you as a Recruitment Team Lead? Just to name a few responsibilities, you will be:  

  • First point of contact for recruitment-related questions for all volunteers and management for volunteer positions. 
  • Coordinating and coaching a team of 4 volunteer recruiters; with support of the HR manager.  
  • Pre-selecting, interviewing and pre-screening of new volunteers. 
  • Together with the corporate recruiter you are jointly responsible for the further professionalising and digitalisation of the recruitment processes, such as: recruitment strategy per sector, labor market communication, employer branding, training interview techniques, diversity & inclusion, trends in the market, etc. 
  • Labour market communication (website, LinkedIn and other job boards). 
  • Organisation of small events such as workshops and training together with the HR project manager people development.    
  • Managing the online recruitment platform together with the corporate recruiter.  


Ins and outs of the role of Recruitment Team Lead

We offer a competitive salary around €3800,- and €4200,- based on 37.5 hours, depending on your experience. We provide numerous perks, including an 8% holiday allowance, a 13th-month bonus, ‘working-from-home’ and commuting allowances, 28 days of holiday, a pension plan, a training budget, a weekly boot camp, and more. Our stunning office, conveniently located within walking distance of The Hague Central Station, boasts breathtaking views. Prescreening is part of the selection process. At PUM, we celebrate diversity and inclusion as essential pillars of our organisation. We embrace the uniqueness of each individual, fostering an environment where everyone can thrive by being their authentic selves. 


Ready to make a difference? Join us! 

Becoming a Recruitment Team Lead isn’t just a career move; it’s a call to catalyse positive change. Working at a volunteer organisation like PUM offers extra fulfillment. In addition to the benefits mentioned, here’s what else awaits you: 

Building a Brighter Future: Contribute to the sustainable development of communities, cultivating a profound sense of fulfillment. 

Optimal Knowledge Utilisation: Put your expertise to its best use, making tangible impact on businesses worldwide. 

Continuous Learning: Embrace new perspectives and gain insights by connecting with diverse people and cultures. 

Building a professional Network: Collaborate with a vast network of companies in The Netherlands and abroad, alongside approximately 1200 volunteers. 

International Exposure: Immerse yourself in a multicultural environment, broadening your horizons. 


Ready to shape a brighter tomorrow? Join our community and let’s make a lasting impact together. Apply until 17 June and be part of something truly meaningful! Do you want more information? Please contact our recruiter Guliette via guliette.kymmell@pum.nl.  

Ready to shape a brighter tomorrow? Join our community and let’s make a lasting impact together!

Apply now

Do you want more information? Please contact our recruiter

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